Hidden Lake
7024 Kniffen Rd, Painesville, OH 44077

KEY

[]= Mileage

{}= Difficulty (1-5)

(L)=Loop

(OB)=Out Back

(L/OB)=L and OB

BP=Bike Path

**= Running surface

ELC= Environmental Learning Center

Difficulty Scale

1= Very easy with little to no hills.

2= Simple route with small hills. 

3= More difficult route with usually one large hill.

4= Difficult route with numerous big hills.

5= Very Difficult with lots of large hills more mileage.

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The Classic [1.2] {1} (L) *Trail*

Take trail towards hidden lake outer loop, take a left at fork, follow trail and go left at the hill, continue on this trail around outer loop, take left to go towards parking lot, then a right back on trail and take that straight back to pavilion parking lot.

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Dirt Loop [2.6] {1} (L) *Trail*

Take trail towards hidden lake outer loop, take a left at fork, follow trail and go left at the hill, continue on this trail around outer loop, take left to go towards parking lot, then a left onto side trail, follow that trail and cross Kniffen road, continue on trail and take a right up into dirt loop, follow the loop around and head back the same way till parking lot, continue straight and head back towards pavilion parking lot.

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Watchtower Loop [.36] {1} (L) *Trail/pavement*

Start in parking lot and head towards bathroom, follow the path past bathroom and past archery range, take a left and then another left and head back toward parking lot. (This is great to add onto any run for extra mileage)

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Hidden Lakes Loop[2] {1} (L) *Trail*

Take trail towards hidden lake outer loop, take a left at fork, follow trail and go left at the hill, then take a left down side trail into back trails, take a right, then a left and go straight until you have to take a left, the  continue straight until left, continue straight until left, and then right back onto hidden lake trail, then a left and follow outer loop back to parking lot.

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Paine Creek OB [11] {3.5} (OB) *Pavement/Trail*

Take trail towards other parking lot, take back trail that crosses Kniffen road, go straight onto Leroy Center Rd, take a right onto Taylor Rd, take a right on Paine Rd, take a left on Seeley Rd, take until bottom of Indian Point hill, take a left onto trail that follows along creek, take until the end turn around and run back the same way.

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Indian Point OB [9.5] {3} (OB) *Pavement*

Take trail towards other parking lot, take back trail that crosses Kniffen road, go straight onto Leroy Center Rd, take a right onto Taylor Rd, take a right on Paine Rd, take a left on Seeley Rd, take until top Indian Point parking lot, turn around and run back the same way.

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Paine Falls OB [7] {2.5} (OB) *Pavement* --Pictured--

Take trail towards other parking lot, take back trail that crosses Kniffen road, go straight onto Leroy Center Rd, take a right onto Taylor Rd, take a right on Paine Rd, take it until Paine Falls parking lot, turn around and run back the same way. 

Taylor Hill OB [6.2] {1.5} (OB) *Pavement* 

Take trail towards other parking lot, take back trail that crosses Kniffen road, go straight onto Leroy Center Rd, take a right onto Taylor Rd, take Taylor Rd until the first hill, before going down turn around and run back the same way.

Taylor Bend OB [5] {1} (OB) *Pavement* 

Take trail towards other parking lot, take back trail that crosses Kniffen road, go straight onto Leroy Center Rd, take a right onto Taylor Rd, take Taylor Rd until you have to turn left, turn around and run back the same way.

Taylor OB [2] {1} (OB) *Pavement* 

Take trail towards other parking lot, take back trail that crosses Kniffen road, go straight onto Leroy Center Rd, take until Taylor Rd, turn around and run back the same way.